Course Details

PHYE 139 Lifeguard Training

2.5 hours lecture, 1.5 hours lab, 3 units
Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass Option

Description: This course is of interest to students who wish to earn the American Red Cross certifications necessary for employment as a lifeguard. This course gives the most current instruction in the American Red Cross lifeguard training techniques and first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation/automated external defibrillation (CPR/AED) skills required to gain eligibility for a lifeguarding position. Upon successful completion, students earn certifications for American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer. Adequate swimming skills are necessary.